Sep 10, 2010 7:30pm PDT
gwen: the sum of our fears. the economy. the political landscape and the dilemma of distraction. all of our national insecurities on display. we take a look tonight on "washington week." battles on every side. all on display at a lunchtime presidential news conference. over the economy. >> the policies that the republicans have offer -- are offering right now are the exact policies that got us into this mess. >> i think it just shows how out of touch the white house is. the american people are asking the question, where are the jobs? >> over the coming midterm election. >> what i'm going to remind the american people of is the policies that we have put in place have moved us in the right direction. >> no apologies for opposing the stimulus, no apologies for opposing the health care. no apologies for opposing what they call the wall street bill. gwen: and a sensational and distracting threat from an obscure florida pastor. >> we are simply burning a book. >> it doesn't in any way represent america or americans or american government or american religious or political leadership.
Sep 10, 2010 8:00pm EDT
street bill. gwen: and a sensational and distracting threat from an obscure florida pastor. >> we are simply burning a book. >> it doesn't in any way represent america or americans or american government or american religious or political leadership. >> we have to make sure that we don't start turning on each other. gwen: we'll put the roller coaster week in context with jackie calmes of "the new york times," david wessel of "the wall street journal" and michael duffy of "time" magazine. >> award-winning reporting and analysis. covering history as it happens. live from our nation's capital, this is "washington week" with again ifill. produced in association with national "journal," funding for "washington week" is provided by -- >> we know why we're here. to connect our forces to what they need when they need it. >> to help troops see danger. before it sees them. >> to answer the call of the brave and bring them safely home. >> around the globe the people of boeing are working together to support and protect all who serve. >> that's why we're here. >> funding for "washington week"
Sep 14, 2010 5:30pm PDT
. >> ifill: and i'm gwen ifill. on the newshour tonight, we talk to two iran watchers, including one once jailed in teheran, about today's release and what it tells us about the regime. >> brown: then margaret warner interviews former british prime minister and united nations envoy tony blair about the newest round of middle east peace talks. >> i find it hard to see if these two political leader s in this context with an american administration pushing for a deal, if we can't get one, i don't know where we go from there. >> ifill: fred de sam lazaro has the story of a jewish entrepreneur working with palestinians and israelis for both peace and profit. >> brown: susan dentzer of "health affairs" and karen tumulty of the "washington post" sort through the latest give- and-take on health care politics. >> ifill: and we sit down with writer and cartoonist austin kleon for a dose of poetry inspired by newspaper prose. >> what i found out is that i need to treat the newspaper as a blank canvas in order to really come up with a good poem. >> brown: that's all ahead on tonight's newshour. major
Sep 6, 2010 3:00pm EDT
and glenn -- gwen moore and senators kohl and fine goal, we can restore the men dream and give it to our children and our grandchild. god bless you. god bless the united states of america. >> president of the united states on the labor day, like in milwaukee, in front of a predome innocently pro union rally. there was partisan political rally ripping into wall street and oil companies, the usual suspects, and employ the favorite met for that it was republicans that drove the economy into the ditch and he is the guy who will somehow get us out of a ditch and part of his map he revealed here, a $50 billion stimulus plan to rebuild infrastructure across the united states although they do not like calling it a stimulus plan, they are drawing unfavorable comparisons to the first one but i did notice the president said this will create jobs now. that is not what senior administration officials said this morning, and that was if a conference call. they said the opposite, saying the jobs will not come to 2011. we have a finance expert would has written books about such subjects. your reaction?
Sep 11, 2010 11:30pm PDT
they might be able to get into their homes gwen -- again. ktvu was there and has this report. >> reporter: they held a town hall meeting. though the worship center was hot tempers remained mostly cool. the most asked question got answered first. >> we will be announcing the specifics of the re-entry time and location tomorrow morning. we currently anticipate that that re-entry will begin at noon tomorrow. >> most folks seemed to accept the wait. >> i know the power is out all along that street. so, you know, it's limited what you can do up there anyway. >> reporter: but stress counsellors say they still worry. >> especially their photographs are still there. more than anything else that their photographs are still there. >> reporter: community centers have many, many purposes but none so important as what's going on here right now. >> right now i am helping friends. >> reporter: booth after booth dealing with everyone from getting lost ids back to repairing or rebuilding their homes. >> and can they get some money from pg&e to hold them through? >> we are providing free hotels, rental car
Sep 21, 2010 6:00am EDT
school. about age 13 to 18. >> reporter: gwen says self-injury is a growing trend mostly among girls. some have a history of abuse or depression others none at all. >> it could be anybody. these kids are just normal kids. >> reporter: they go to great lengths to hide their behavior making it difficult for parents to discover. >> to look for would be a child that insists on wearing long sleeves or jeans all the time even in warm weather who is very self-conscious and won't even push up their sleeves. some girls go so far as to cut their bellies or the bottoms of their feet in order to avoid detection. >> it's like an addiction once you get into it but the urge never completely goes away. >> reporter: they are proof that even extreme cases can be overcome. now they want to help others. >> as for specifics statistics on how many teens cut themselves there's for very studies that have been done. a study in 2005 surveyed 293 teens of those 195 reported cutting. they hope to create a group so those that are o flicked by this can learn they are not alone. >>> here is what's in the news now.
Sep 6, 2010 11:00pm EDT
's working men and women, senator herb kohl, congresswoman gwen moore your -- gwen moore. your outstanding mayor, and i believe soon to be outstanding governor, he's in the house. i know you have a great senator, russ feingold, he was here earlier, standing with you and your families, just like he always has. he is at his home town labor day parade. it is good to be back. this is not my first time at labor fest. some of you remember i stood here with you two years ago, when i was still a candidate for this office. during that campaign, we talked about how, for years, the values of hard work and responsibility that have built this country had been given short shrift. how it was slowly hollowing out our middle-class. everybody who has a chair, go ahead and sit down, because everybody is hollering. just relax, i'm going to be talking for a while now. [applause] you have a lot of hard-working people here. you deserve to sit down for a day. you have been on your feet all year, working hard. but two years ago, we talked about some on wall street who were taking reckless risks, cutting corners to
Sep 29, 2010 7:00am EDT
in catonsville and another one in bel air and three in the city at calhoun and cumberland and gwen's falls and one more on severn. meantime, there's a live look outside. all of the delays in all of the usuals spues this morning. this is brought to you by toyota. buy right the first time and save more in the long run. back to you, don. >> good luck this afternoon. here's marty. >>> we saw the traffic cams, it's nice and calm and that will change as the tropical depression 16 gets compressed and squeezed up the east coast. we'll go to the national hurricane center model. the winds aren't a huge factor, but it's the moisture of the storm that's gathered and we'll pull north. and the spaghetti model is starting to agree, it's going to be out to the west. and the strong side of the storm is going to be over the 95 corridor, that's where the bulk of the rain, maybe five inches will be. most counties have a rain related watch in effect. it's going to be a tough period for sure. right now, it's calm and maybe a touch of rain later. >> thank you, six months, that's how long a man will spend behind
Sep 29, 2010 7:00am EDT
blocking the left lane. exit on 95 northbound, another accident at gwen falls parkway. >>> city police are investigating the death of a woman in west baltimore. her body was found in the 1900 block of mckeen avenue yesterday morning. police say the victim was stabbed to death. so far no suspects. timothy rawlings was convicted in may for his role in the murder because gang members believed he was gay. a judge sentenced rawlings to two life sentences and a maximum of 20 years for the hate crime. have a great rest of your morning, good morning america wraps it up at 8:30. ♪ hey, good-looking what you got cooking ♪ ♪ how about cooking >>> todd wilbur is going to cook up all of your favorites that you get when you go out. he has favorites from outback steak house, the bread styx frommfrom olive garden. we'll learn about it in the next half hour. good morning. i'm george stephanopoulos. alongside robin. >>> juju has a big parade coming up. the korean parade is here on saturday. thank you for telling us about that. >> you look beautiful. >> you do. >>> also this half hour, there's a co
Sep 6, 2010 8:00pm EDT
and more -- congress woman gwen moore. [applause] your soon-to-be governor is in the house. [cheers and applause] i know your other senator russ feingold was here with you and your families, just like he always has. now he is participating in a labor day parade. it is good to be back. of course, this is not my first time at labor fast -- laborfa est. i was here last when i was still a candidate for this office. during that campaign, we talk about how, for years, the values of hard work and responsibility that had built this country had been given short trips. it was slowly hollowing out our middle class. chaireverybody who has a set down because everybody is hollering. just sit down and relax because i am going to be talking for a while. we have a lot of hard-working people here. you deserve to sit down for a day. you have been on your feet working hard. two years ago, we talked about some on wall street who had been taking risks, taking huge profits, while working americans were working harder and harder to stay afloat. we said how the deaths were too often stacked against working